Year: 1988 Source: New England Journal of Medicine, v.318, no.11 (17 March 1988), p.707-708 SIEC No: 20040067

2 letters comment on the inability of Phillips & Paight (1987) to replicate the findings of Gould & Shaffer (1986) regarding the impact of televised movies about suicide, & on the poor methodology of the latter’s study. Both sets of authors respond, defending their own findings.